Historical Events in 1947 (Part 3)

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  • Dec 26 "Cradle Will Ruck" opens at Mansfield Theater NYC for 34 performances
  • Dec 26 British transfer Heard & McDonald Islands (Indian Ocean) to Australia
  • Dec 26 Heavy snow blankets Northeast, buries NYC under 25.8" of snow in 16 hrs That same day, LA set a record high of 84°F
  • Dec 27 1st "Howdy Doody Show" (Puppet Playhouse), telecast on NBC
  • Dec 28 Chic Cards beat Philadelphia Eagles 28-21 in NFL championship game
  • Dec 29 Ship carrying Jewish immigrants driven away from Palestine
  • Dec 30 36th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in New York (4-1)
  • Dec 30 King Michael of Romania, forced by communists abdicates his throne
  • Dec 30 Romanian republic proclaimed